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Lunch Timer: Matt Devlin – Uber and the Future of Cities

Friday, September 18, 2015
12:15 pm


Sherrerd Hall, 3rd Floor Open Space
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Food and discussion begin at 12:15 pm. Open to current Princeton faculty, fellows and students only who have previously registered through the RSVP form. Please be advised that we are at capacity, but if you would like to be put on the waitlist, please email .

Co-sponsored with the Woodrow Wilson School and Computer Science.

Matt Devlin will give an overview of the growth of Uber’s global operations, the key public policy issues with which the company is engaged, and the impact that ridesharing platforms are having on the development of cities around the world. The presentation will be followed by Q&A.


Matt is part of Uber’s Policy Intelligence & Research team, focusing on the public policy aspects of the company’s global operations. Prior to joining Uber, he worked on issues of institution building and post-conflict reconstruction in Latin America, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia. Matt holds a BA in history from Yale, a MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and a JD from Yale Law School.